Owl City: All Things Bright and Beautiful Concert

Edit: I’ve updated the set list to include Meteor Shower, which I had mistaken for Swimming in Miami, although I could still swear that he played that song.

Spoiler Alert! I will talk (possibly endlessly) about the show – the front acts, Owl City’s performance, set list, and the like – and post a few images. People who do not want to such information are requested not to read on.

As you all must know by now (especially if you frequent the iTunes “Recent Hits” tab), Owl City released his sophomore album last week entitled All Things Bright and Beautiful. Listening to a record is very different from seeing an artist perform live, so when the opportunity presented itself (Amex/LiveNation presales are the best!), he and I grabbed ourselves a pair of tickets to the show.



Review: Owl City’s All Things Bright and Beautiful

In April, when the original launch of Owl City’s album got pushed into June, I was more upset than I wanted to be. Why? Because I really love Owl City. I think the music is fun, the lyrics are witty, and Adam Young’s a wonderful guy. (Have you read his blog? Gosh, he’s amazing.) Perhaps to placate angry fans, Young gave his fans a little preview of the said album and I knew, even then, that I had to get my hands on it.

Well, I did. And here’s what I think…